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Les Cous Cous ratings
Quality on a good day: 2.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 4.0

Overall: 3.0

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Les Cous Cous Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell W | Wind E

Sea Temperature Today is: 17.0 °C

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Monday, 23 October 2017, 15:41 Local time
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Wave (m) 1.7
W
1.6
W
1.5
W
1.5
W
Period (s) 8 9 10 11
Wind (km/h) 30
WSW 25
WSW 25
SW 30
SW
Wind State on on cross-
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Les Cous Cous in Normandy is an exposed beach break that has pretty consitent surf, although summer tends to be mostly flat. Offshore winds are from the east. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell angle is from the west. Waves at the beach break both left and right. The quality of the surf isn't affected by the tide. Even when there are waves, it's not likley to be crowded.

France wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Biville, 6 km from Les Cous Cous.

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Les Cous Cous Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At SHIP6133, 19 km from Les Cous Cous.

near gales from the SW

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Air temperature
15.4 °C

Current weather near Les Cous Cous

Buoy Data:

At Channel Islands Buoy, 52 miles from Les Cous Cous.

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Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 1.8
1.8
2.0
1.6
Average period (s) 6 6 6 7

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Overall Les Cous Cous Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in October

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Town and city forecasts close to Les Cous Cous:

  • Closest city location
    12 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Saint Helier (United Kingdom)
    27 mi
  • Third closest city location
    63 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    72 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Weymouth (United Kingdom)
    77 mi

Airports

  • The closest passenger airport to Les Cous Cous is Maupertus (Cherbourg) Airport (CER) in France, 30 km (19 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Les Cous Cous is Jersey Airport (JER) in England, 46 km (29 miles) away.
  • Third is Guernsey Airport (GCI) in Guernsey Isld., 55 km (34 miles) away.
  • Pleurtuit (Dinard) Airport (DNR) in France is 109 km (68 miles) away.
  • Carpiquet (Caen) Airport (CFR), also in France is the fifth nearest airport to Les Cous Cous and is 111 km (69 miles) away.
Les Cous Cous break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Les Cous Cous, Normandy. Use the tab navigation above to view Les Cous Cous sea temperature, Les Cous Cous photographs, Les Cous Cous detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Les Cous Cous webcams, current wind from Normandy live weather stations and Les Cous Cous tide predictions. The France swell maps link will open up the big picture showing France and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from France wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Les Cous Cous.